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Re: rudeness in general

On Mon, 2005-01-10 at 20:28 +0000, Henning Makholm wrote:
> Scripsit Ron Johnson <ron.l.johnson@cox.net>
> > On Mon, 2005-01-10 at 19:37 +0000, Henning Makholm wrote:
> >> Scripsit Ron Johnson <ron.l.johnson@cox.net>
> >> > Do you *really* think that RTFM means "Go read the documentation,
> >> > that's what it's for"?
> >> Yes, that's what it means.
> > http://catb.org/~esr/jargon/html/R/RTFM.html
> You're confusing the historic origin of the letter combination with
> its meaning in actual use.

IMNSHO, RTFM still has an acerbic edge to it.

If you want sweetness and light, just tell them which document
to read.

Ron Johnson, Jr.
Jefferson, LA USA
PGP Key ID 8834C06B I prefer encrypted mail.

I like my women like a like my coffee: ground up and in the

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